BLS Academy

BLS Academy Schedule *

The BLS Academy lasts approximately 16 weeks.

**The practical certification exam date is subject to change based on Virginia Office of EMS test site availability.

Academy Meets Starts Deadline to complete pre-requisites  Practical Certification Exam** Graduation 
BLS Academy 24 Monday/Wednesday Night November 8, 2017 October 25, 2017 April 4, 2018 April 23, 2018
BLS Academy 25 Tuesday/Thursday Night January 9, 2018 December 26, 2017 May 15, 2018 June 4, 2018
BLS Academy 26 Monday/Wednesday Night March 12, 2018 February 26, 2018  July 30, 2018  Tentative August 15, 2018
BLS Academy 27 Tuesday/Thursday Night May 3, 2018 April 19, 2018 September 11, 2018 Tentative September 27, 2018
BLS Academy 28 Monday/Wednesday Night July 11, 2018 June 27, 2018 November 26, 2018 Tentative December 19, 2018

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Educational Resources *


Video – Psychomotor Exam Stations *



BLS Academy Student Field Evaluation *

Here, you will find copies of the BLS Academy Student Field Evaluation form along with an example to show AICs how to complete it.  This evaluation form is only to be used for BLS Academy students (yellow badges).  BLS interns (orange badges) must use the intern field evaluation form.

For questions about the BLS Academy Student Field Evaluation form, please contact Instruction Supervisor Karin Pettinger at KPetting@vbgov.com.